How To Design Sports Logos: Create Your Own Team Mascot Premium class

Fraser Davidson, Designer / Director / Animator

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11 Videos (1h 44m)
    • How to Design Sports Logos

    • Introduction

    • Theory

    • Introducing the Process

    • Reference Images

    • Sketching with Simple Strokes

    • Bold Lines and Negative Space

    • Refining

    • Shading and Coloration

    • Process Recap

    • Presentation


About This Class

Learn how to create a mark that inspires stadiums! In this 90-minute class, you will learn to create a variety of bold, dynamic athletic style marks. And by learning to utilise a core set of design heuristics and a simple methodology, you’ll be able to create your own team mascots in Illustrator.

Fraser Davidson is the Owner of sports branding agency Field Theory. Throughout his design and animation career, he has created work for Nike, the NFL, Adidas, the Welsh Rugby Union, ESPN and more. He has created marks for teams from across the world, for Football, Hockey, Soccer, Basketball, Rugby and more as well as several major NCAA Division 1 Athletic programs.

Fraser is an acclaimed Skillshare teacher with more than 5,000 students in his first class, Simple Character Animation. This new class promises to be as big a hit—perfect for graphic designers, illustrators, brand specialists, and anyone curious to know how a great sports logo comes to life.

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Rahmad Kurniawan

Vector Artist YK

Great class to learn how to make a fantastic logo mascots!
Great Tutorial. Learned a lot... LMAO when you said your dog farted. and walked off in shame :D





Fraser Davidson

Designer / Director / Animator

I'm an award-winning London-based, Director and Animator with the London-based Partnership Sweet Crude. I was previously Head of Motion Graphics at Mainframe, a Motion Graphics, VFX & Animation House. Graduating from Nottingham Trent University with a BA Hons in Graphic Design, I have six years of experience creating advertising, music videos, and channel branding across many media. I have won a BAFTA, multiple International Promax Awards and my work has been featured in numerous publications.

I'm the writer and director of the multi-award winning Youtube series "The Alternative Rugby Commentary" and have collaborated with several comedians to create a number of animated short films.